Are you Ready For Teacher Week?? Come Meet Me!

I always love participating in Teacher Week over at Blog Hoppin! I am excited to kick off this year with some fun facts about me!

1.) I teach at an amazing school and love my job! I couldn't ask for better teammates to teach with! I Love teaching!! I know you already knew that but it is a big part of who I am! I couldn't imagine doing any other job. I am so excited to be starting a new school year in just a couple of days!! I can't wait to meet all of my students and start learning with them!

2.) I have taught every grade level K-12 for students with disabilities. This is my 6th year teaching!

3.) I taught for four years in the district I attended as a child and worked with many teachers who were my teachers at one point! My son, daughter, and I all had the same 2nd grade teacher!

4.) My family and I moved to Indiana last year and I love it here! It has been such a good move for us!

5.) I have a Master's degree in Special Education Administration, I thought I would really like helping other teachers, but then I did an internship and it was more about law, finances, and the business side of education. I hated it so I will probably never use that degree!

6.) I started a second Master's degree in early childhood education but haven't finished it because after 8 years of working, taking care of kids, and going to college I just needed a break! It's been so nice to not worry about my own homework!! I may finish it someday but I'm not sure if I ever will!

7.) I have an older brother and a younger sister! Yep I am the middle child. I love them both so much, we have a lot of fun hanging out together! Here we are a Christmas time last year! I'm on the right!

8.) I hate cooking! Well hate is a strong word, but I don't like cooking at all. I do it because I have to and my family is waiting for me to, but if there is one thing that I wished I never had to do again it's cook! I always tell my kids you can only be really great at so many things and cooking just isn't one of the things I'm interested in getting really good at!

9.)  I love to sing! I sing all the time, and it drives my kids crazy because I am not good at it, but I love to do it so I do! They have asked me to be quite a few times when they thought the neighbors might be hearing me!!

10.) I have been married for 17 years. My husband and I have a 16 year old son, and a 15 year old daughter who are both in high school and I am not liking the "empty nest" I see coming soon! Here's a couple of recent pictures of us!
The Hubby and I enjoying the sun this summer!

Our Son Andrew!

My Daughter Amber and I at the Rodeo (she loves horses)!

Don't forget to head over to Blog Hoppin to learn more about  all your favorite Teacher Bloggers, and stay tuned all week to learn more about me and My classroom !!

1 comment

  1. Hi Amy! Hubby and I will celebrate 17 years in December! :-)

    I understand about the Master's degree. I just got my teaching degree in 2010 (business degree before that) and have had enough 'school' for awhile! Being a wife, mom, working, and going to school was exhausting.


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